UCAS Launch 2017

Wednesday, 07 June 2017
UCAS Launch 2017

We are fast approaching that time of year where Year 12 students begin their UCAS applications. On 15 June students will be visiting the Higher Education event at Colchester University.

Year 12 Business Studies - Globalisation

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Year 12 Business Studies - Globalisation

Year 12 business students turned international consultants on Monday 22 May 2017, as they presented their findings on the potential to do business in a range of countries around the world.

New Student Governors

Monday, 24 April 2017
New Student Governors

Following a rigorous application process that included a letter of application, a speech in assembly and an interview, we are delighted to announce that our new Student Governors for 2017/2018 are Verity Forster and Nabil Butcher.

Student Governor 2017-2018

Thursday, 13 April 2017
Student Governor 2017-2018

The big event is here! The new election! The process to determine our new Student Governors for the next academic year begins on 18 April. 

Comic Relief Cake Sale

Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Comic Relief Cake Sale

On Friday 24 March Comic Relief took place. Our Student Council arranged for a cake sale to take place in the main school building. 

Rachel is Our Karate Champ!

Tuesday, 07 March 2017
Rachel is Our Karate Champ!

We are delighted to announce and share the success of one of our Year 12 students outside of the classroom, Rachel Merritt, who after seven years of training, has achieved her black belt in karate.  

University Level Business Workshop

Thursday, 02 February 2017
University Level Business Workshop

On Wednesday 1 February 2017, twenty Year 12 students from Braintree Sixth Form were invited to take part in a university level business workshop at UCFB which is a specialist university located in Wembley stadium.  

Assessment Week

Monday, 09 January 2017
Assessment Week

This is a reminder that assessment week is fast approaching and exams will take place between 23-27 January 2017. A copy of the timetable can be found on the website and this has also been emailed home.

NCS Summer Challenge

Thursday, 11 May 2017
NCS Summer Challenge

On Tuesday 9 May NCS visited Year 12 students during their assembly slot to advertise the NCS summer challenge.

Sam the Marathon Man!

Monday, 24 April 2017
Sam the Marathon Man!

We would like to congratulate Sam Platt, a Year 12 student, on his fantastic success this weekend in running the London marathon.

Year 12 Assessment Week

Thursday, 13 April 2017
Year 12 Assessment Week

This is a reminder that assessment week for Year 12 is fast approaching and exams will take place between 28 April-5 May 2017. 

Year 13 Final Assembly

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Year 13 Final Assembly

On Tuesday 21 March 2017,  the Year 13 final assembly took place. This was an opportunity to celebrate success and achievements over the last two years. 

BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

Tuesday, 07 March 2017
 BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

The UK’s first national peer-to-peer coaching network for GCSE and National students.

It’s a bold new campaign which explores exam stress via 12 student coaches who have been there and done it, including one of our very own Year 12 students, Megan Amos.

Model United Nations Conference

Monday, 06 March 2017
Model United Nations Conference

Model United Nations (MUN) conferences aim to replicate the discussions and debates of UN committees, by involving students representing the views of different countries on a wide range of issues, and giving students the opportunity to research, present and argue a case in support of their allocated country's positio

New York and Washington, DC

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
New York and Washington, DC

In the early hours of Saturday 11 February, fifteen Year 13 students met to travel to Heathrow Airport to start our American adventure. In the week that followed, the group visited two cities, travelled through six states and walked nearly 55 miles.

Talk About Finance

Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Talk About Finance

On Tuesday 31 January 2017, Year 13 students had the opportunity to listen to Rachel Wier from the University of Essex during TP3, who discussed student finance for 2017 entry. 

Gang Culture Warning Signs

Tuesday, 06 June 2017
Gang Culture Warning Signs

On Tuesday 6th June, a small, but interested and engaged, audience listened to Gavin McKenna talking about the warning signs of your child getting mixed up in gang culture, and how to act.

Jake Whiteside

Thursday, 20 April 2017
Jake Whiteside

It is with deep sadness that we are letting you know that a very well loved student in Year 11, Jake Whiteside, died yesterday following his battle with cancer.  

Sociology Conference

Thursday, 30 March 2017
Sociology Conference

On Tuesday 28 March 2017, the Year 12 sociology students were invited to the Mercury Theatre for a sociology conference organised by Colchester Sixth Form College.  

Campaign for our New Student Governors

Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Campaign for our New Student Governors

Today saw the launch of our campaign for our new Student Governors for 2017/2018. Year 12 students listened to a presentation during TP3 which included hearing speeches from Scarlett Perrin and Greg Mansfield, our current Student Governors. 

Undergraduate Student Finance - Open!

Friday, 24 February 2017
 Undergraduate Student Finance - Open!

Applications for 2017/2018 undergraduate student finance are now open! The application process takes six weeks so should be completed sooner rather than later. Further details regarding the application process have been sent home. 

New Holland Tractor Plant Visit

Friday, 10 February 2017
New Holland Tractor Plant Visit

On Wednesday 8 February 2017, a group of 33 AS business and economics students visited the New Holland manufacturing plant in Basildon to examine a range of business and economic concepts.

Trip to V&A to see Jerusalem

Monday, 30 January 2017
Trip to V&A to see Jerusalem

The purpose of the trip was to see a filmed version of the ground-breaking 2011 performance of Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem starring the amazing Mark Rylance as Johnny “Rooster” Byron. 

Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

Thursday, 19 January 2017
Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

The sixth form will be having a dress down day on Friday 3 February 2017 to raise money for Hope House, a homeless shelter charity based in Braintree. The money raised for Hope House is in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska, a Year 7 student at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form.

End of Term Assembly

Thursday, 22 December 2016
End of Term Assembly

On Tuesday 20 December our end of term assembly took place where we celebrated achievements across both year groups. 

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